Saxonica: Downloads

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For information on downloading Saxon-HE and Saxon-CE, see the Open-source download page.

To download Saxon/C, the version of Saxon under development for the C/C++/PHP platforms, see the Saxon/C page.

To use Saxon you need a license key. If you don't have a current license you can request a 30-day evaluation license.

Saxon is packaged in three editions: Enterprise Edition (EE), Professional Edition (PE), and Home Edition (HE). See Our Products for details.

The latest release is Saxon, released on 27 November 2015 (currently only for Java, version for .NET to follow). For more information see Latest Releases.

The latest maintenance release of 9.6 is Saxon, released on 5 August 2015. Saxon 9.6 is currently considered the most stable and reliable release.

Commercial products

Separate download files are available for Saxon on the Java and the .NET platforms.

Java Saxon-PE Saxon-EE

.NET Saxon-PE Saxon-EE

Additional resources

An additional download file (common to both platforms) contains documentation and sample applications.

Java & .NET
9.6 resources
(18.9 Mb)
9.7 resources
(31.1 Mb)

Terms and Conditions

By downloading the software, you agree to the terms and conditions published at (for use with a free evaluation license) or (in the case of paid-up licenses).

Further information

For release notes, information on installing the software, and details about earlier releases, see the further information for downloads page.